| Nov 28, 2013
Shane Lauer can be forgiven for wanting to stay in bed. It was a chilly Saturday morning in early November and even veteran marathoners like him don't always feel like training.
He did get up, though, and headed to the Northern Central Railroad Trail...
| Sep 19, 2013
| 7:12 AM
Daniel Colopietro cleared the centerfield fence of Cal Sr.'s Yard about as quickly as a home-run ball. He went through the centerfield gate, of course, as he led 145 runners away from the starting line of the first 7K Streak Through Aberdeen last Friday....
| Sep 8, 2013
| 6:09 AM
Melissa Otterbein never has thought of herself as a world-class athlete, just someone who was persistent and worked hard to achieve her goals.
At Towson University, where she was a member of the swimming team, Otterbein made the Colonial Athletic...
| Jul 11, 2013
| 7:19 AM
For Harford County triathletes, the 2013 racing season has been busy, challenging and rewarding.
Mike Kemen of Bel Air describes his recent triathlon as "the best experience ever." It was his first race at the full Ironman distance, the Coeur D'Alene...
| Feb 26, 2013
| 10:09 PM
Grand Prix of Baltimore
GT3 Cup Challenge to run 2 races Labor Day weekend
Organizers of the Grand Prix of Baltimore announced Tuesday that the 2013 event will for the first time showcase the largest single-make series in North America, the IMSA GT3...
| Jun 8, 2013
| 11:58 AM
Steve Otten does not think about qualifying for the Ironman World Championship in Kailua-Kona, Hawaii.
Not this Sunday, when the 30-year-old financial adviser from Ellicott City participates for the second straight year in the EnduraFit Ironman 70.3...
| Jun 9, 2013
| 9:50 PM
Local ties prevalent in LXM, Adrenaline games
Sam Bradman (Salisbury) scored a game-best five goals, and Team STX rallied to a 14-13 win over Maverik United in the LXM Pro Tour lacrosse season opener Saturday at Orange Coast College in Orange...
| May 18, 2013
| 11:08 AM
Robert Vigorito knew he had changed some lives over the years since he helped start the Columbia Triathlon in 1984. He transformed an inaugural event that attracted fewer than 100 competitors into one of the top triathlons in the country with as many as...
| May 17, 2013
| 6:06 AM
Suzy Serpico, 32, starts her days early, with a swim, bike or run before heading to her job as a physical education teacher at Hammond Elementary School.
Several evenings a week, the Columbia resident trains for an hour and a half with personal...
| May 7, 2013
| 8:15 PM
It has come to my attention that an unfortunate combination of circumstances and apparent stubborness on the part of some administrators has led to a troublesome conflict between the state track championships and the Atholton High School graduation....
| Dec 19, 2011
| 1:56 PM
Swimming, cycling and running may seem like after-school activities, but for some students in the county, they're now part of a regular class.
Students in freshman physical education classes at Long Reach High School are a part of a pilot program,...
| Dec 19, 2011
| 3:56 PM
It's always nice to catch up with voices from the past, which is why I was pleased to hear that Brooks Carson recently called. Brooks, who works for the Department of Energy in Oak Ridge, Tenn., was in Washington for business and decided to drive out to...